Launchpad

Launch into your new world of study with confidence
Subscribe
Menu

Connect with CDU

Time & Balance

Making the most of opportunities in business and accounting

Kylie Taylor is Account Director in Deloitte’s Darwin office for Deloitte Private BAS (Business Advisory Services). She works closely with some of CDU’s business and accounting placement students, and is passionate about spreading the positive impact a career in accounting can make to businesses and communities. 

Six quick tips to de-stress

Stress expresses itself in many different ways: feelings of overwhelming anxiety, a quickened heart rate, that queasy feeling in your stomach, or a tension headache that just won’t go away. However your stress rears its ugly head, you have the ability to shut it down in minutes with these quick tips.

Newborn and new career path: how Chandu did it

When Chandu de Silva was on maternity leave caring for her one-month-old son, Riyon, she decided, when the time came, she wanted to return to the workforce as a biomedical engineer.

How I found my way back to nursing

Student spotlight: Danielle Armstrong - Bachelor of Nursing (2016)

Why I pursued my passion after having a child

We caught up with Sarah during O-Week just one hour before her exam for a Summer Semester course! She’s been focused on her growing family over the last four years and has decided that now is the right time to pursue her passion by starting her first degree.

Are you thinking of studying, but not sure which course is the one for you?

Book a call-back appointment and we will contact you to discuss any questions you have.

Book a call-back

How to #GetOrganised for study

You’ve just started the new semester, textbooks in tow. It’s now time to #GetOrganised to prep yourself for a productive few months!

Q&A with a working mum who took on study

Wondering if it’s possible to balance study and family?

Balancing work and study: how Kat did it

Want to study and continue working but want to know if it’s possible? Kat Ferguson-Acompora gives her tips on how she went from completing a diploma to starting a degree and working full time. 

Explore our 2018 courses

Looking to start study this year? Explore our courses on offer from health, business, education, science, arts and more.

Find out more

Preparing for your studies: creating your study space

There are many challenges you may face when starting or returning to University. One of these is finding the best place to study. 

10 effective time management strategies for uni students and adult learners

Time management is increasingly challenging for adult learners who juggle different priorities in life such as academic studies, work, and family. Time management plays an important role for university students, because the ability to prioritise is the key to maintaining a harmonious and balanced lifestyle. Good time management brings plentiful benefits that will make things easier for you, your friends, and family. 

How much time do I need to study?

Are you wondering whether you have the time to balance study with other important commitments in your life such as work, family and friends?